Giving gifts and cards is a norm for Valentine’s Day. This year, instead of having to buy some cards to give to your valentine, why not make them on your own. This way, Valentine’s cards will have an added value. They will have a personal meaning to both you the giver and the person to whom the card will be given to, th receiver. The awesome part about these DIYs is that they are not costly to make, and are also not difficult to make. Here are 12 great DIYs for you to try out.
Jack ‘O Lantern Brownies
These brownie decorations are absolutely amazing to do. For this, you will need to use marshmallows, orange and black cream. Place the marshmallow on top of the brownie then pour some orange cream on top of the marshmallow. Then use the brown cream to make the eyes and mouth.
Ghosts in the Graveyard
For this, you will need to make the decorations on your cupcake look like graves. Then on a few other cupcakes, use whipped cream to make ghosts. Then you can use some chocolate sprinkles to make the eyes and the other details.
Mickey Mouse Halloween Cookies
Rice Krispies treat Pumpkins
This basically involves making tiny pumpkins from rice krispies. You will need to mix melted marshmallows with rice krispies, and mold the mixture to make small balls. In the rice krispies balls, stick in small chocolate candy to make the stamps on the pumpkins. You can use green skittles, smarties or M & M’s for the little leaves.
Witch’s Brew Brownies
These brownies not only look good, but they are absolutely delicious. On top of the brownies, you can place different types of chocolates. The different chocolates and colors will serve as the witch’s brew.
These pops are made to look like ghosts. Cut the bananas in half, both horizontally and vertically. Then, you stick in the Popsicle sticks into the banana. To make the bananas look like ghosts, you will have to dip the bananas into some white chocolate. You can use chocolate chips for the eyes.
How to make Edible Blood
This definitely brings out the Halloween creepy feeing. For the blood, you can use red runny jam. You simply have to pour the jam onto the cake, cookie, cupcake or any other dessert you please to have this “blood” on.
Day of the Dead Sugar Skull Fruit Pizza
This pizza is basically a large cookie cut out into a skull. You can decorate the skull with fruits. You need to make the fruits look as terrifying as possible. It is the simplest Halloween decoration.
For this, you will need to cut the cake to be shaped like a brain. Then, you can use cream to make the cake look like brains. Then, you can use some red runny jam to paint over the white brain patterned cream. This will definitely impress those who will see the cake.
Witch Hat Cupcakes
These cupcake decorations are layered to look like a witch’s hat. Make sure that you use colors that are usually related to witches, such as green and black. You can layer up cream, cookies and chocolate chips to make the hat.
Halloween Spider Web Cupcakes
This cupcake decoration is quite simple. It is really easy to do because not much is needed to be done. You simply have to put some plain icing on top of a cupcake then draw on the web by using a contrasting. You can use different colors for different cupcakes.
Chocolate Monster Cookies
This idea involves putting cream between two cookies. Then, you can use cut out bits from a marshmallow for the eyes and the teeth. This is quite easy to do.
Creepy Chocolate Chip Cookies
For this, you can use some white M&M’S or Smarties to make eyes and some bits of marshmallows for the teeth. Place them is a creepy way to really achieve Halloween look. Then you can use some red jam to add some blood on the cookies.
This is also a really simple dessert to make this Halloween. All you have to do is to swirl some whipped cream or some ice cream and then add some chocolate chips to make the detail.
Easy Ghost Cupcakes
These cupcake toppings are basically whipped cream with chocolate chips as eyes for the ghosts. This is an easy and fun way to decorate your Halloween cupcakes.